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Wisconsin ‘west coast’ eatery puts healthy Door County spin on Friday night favorite
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: President Obama in Milwaukee on Labor Day
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Shots fired near football game in Medford, crowd evacuated
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Motive still a mystery in double-murder by sheriff's deputy
1200 Tutors in 12 Weeks Campaign Kicks Off on International Literacy Day
crime and courts
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Lynx even playoff series with Mercury
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers swept in SF, now tied for division lead
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Twins fall to Orioles 3-2
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers blow 24-7 lead, lose to LSU
Growing program fuels Prescott cross country's optimism for upcoming season
Rowing the Mighty Mississippi
Singer, songwriter and super talented
A bit of local at the State Fair
Party pals in El Paso
arts and entertainment
Elsie Borst, 94
Marilyn Landry, 82
Licole Opdahl, 47
Adolph "Bud" Hanken, 85
Daniel Truckenbrod, 53
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/8/14 School Board Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/8/14 Personnel Committee Meeting
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 9/8/14 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/8/14 Finance & Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 9/9/14 Town Board Meeting
Old Cowbelle: Request for prayers
Old Cowbelle; Message in the blue
Money & Politics: AG race matchup could be a sizzler
Old Cowbelle: School time again
Cow Belle: Community Prayer Chain?
August 29, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Labor Day Weekend travel undeway
The last of Wisconsin's summer holiday weekends is underway. The AAA Club says almost three-quarter million state residents are hitting the road for Labor Day -- and that doesn't count the out-of-state visitors coming in. The state DOT says the heaviest traffic will be from...
August 29, 2014 - 6:28pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Another police shooting of suspect takes place Thursday
RAMSEY, Minn. - The second officer-involved fatal shooting in the metro area in one day, Thursday afternoon took place outside a daycare in the far northwest suburb of Ramsey. Officers shot and fatally wounded a man after he pointed a gun at them as he was running away from a...
August 29, 2014 - 8:11am
August 28, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: St. Paul police kill suspect in confrontation
ST. PAUL - Saint Paul police shot and killed a suspect during a confrontation this morning near a gas station on the city's West Side. Police haven't released details but say the officer was not injured. The Minneapolis Star-Tribune quotes a witness who says the suspect was...
August 28, 2014 - 2:38pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Reports ID second Minnesotan killed fighting in Syria
MINNEAPOLIS -- There are now reports identifying a second American killed while fighting alongside militant Islamists in Syria. Fox News says Abdirahmaan Muhumed of Minneapolis died in the same battle that killed another Minneapolis-area man, Douglas McCain. Muhumed's family...
August 28, 2014 - 7:43am
August 27, 2014
Rolling on the River
PRESCOTT - The U.S. Coast Guard barge Wyaconda tied-up in Prescott Wednesday afternoon on the Mississippi River next to Jacques Landing Park. The barge was putting out channel markers in the river.
news / region
August 27, 2014 - 4:34pm
August 26, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Tough questions from appeal judges towards state's ban of SSM
CHICAGO - Three federal appeals judges had tough questions and criticisms today for the lawyers who defended the gay marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana. A three-judge panel of the Seventh Circuit Court in Chicago heard arguments on the states' appeals of their same-sex bans,...
August 26, 2014 - 4:43pm
August 25, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Ashley Furniture denies allegations made by Madison newspaper
ARCADIA - Ashley Furniture says it's not true that it will reduce its four-thousand member workforce in half, while taking up to six-million dollars in state tax breaks. The Wisconsin State Journal said the state's Economic Development Corporation quietly approved the tax breaks...
August 25, 2014 - 4:01pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Student died from gunshot wound just before graduation
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. - Authorities say a Minnesota student who disappeared just before graduating from the North Dakota State College of Science in May died from a gunshot wound. School officials say Andrew Sadek of Rogers was last seen May 1st and his body was found in late June...
August 25, 2014 - 3:34pm
August 22, 2014
DOT, Ellsworth look ahead to main street upgrade
State Department of Transportation (DOT) officials went back-and-forth Tuesday with village and local creamery officials about some aspects of planned improvements to Main Street (Hwy. 10-63) in Ellsworth, mostly agreeing about the project. The stretch presently envisioned for...
news / government
August 22, 2014 - 9:48am
August 20, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Arson found to be cause of fire at historic Duluth home, security increased
DULUTH - Officials are stepping up security, particularly after-hours, at the historic Glensheen mansion in Duluth after investigators determined a fire early Monday morning at a nearby historic house was arson. Glensheen Interim Director Dan Hartman says when there's a connection...
August 20, 2014 - 12:08pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Former MU grad killed by ISIS
MILWAUKEE - Islamic terrorists in Iraq released a video yesterday which appeared to show the beheading of Marquette University graduate and journalist James Foley. An al-Qaida spin-off group called the Islamic State used the video to urge President Obama to stop attacks on Islamic...
August 20, 2014 - 8:13am
August 17, 2014
Old cars on display in Diamond Bluff show
DIAMOND BLUFF - The sixth annual Diamond Bluff Old Car Festival took place Saturday morning through mid-afternoon. Classic cars were lined-up for display on the field between the railroad tracks and the main road through town.
August 17, 2014 - 9:39am
August 15, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Zelich makes first appearance in court
KENOSHA - Former West Allis police officer Steven Zelich waived his preliminary hearing today in one of two homicide cases he's facing in Wisconsin and Minnesota. The 52-year-old Zelich was ordered to stand trial in Kenosha County for the 2012 death of 19-year-old Jenny Gamez...
August 15, 2014 - 2:49pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Visitation today for man shot by ex-partner at gas station
MASON CITY, Iowa - Visitation is this afternoon (Fri 5-8pm) in Mason City, Iowa for the Boston Scientific lawyer killed by his former partner Monday at a gas station in Arden Hills. Ramsey County authorities believe 48-year-old Kelly Phillips of Minneapolis was shot to death...
August 15, 2014 - 8:30am
August 13, 2014
Highway 10 upgrade plan meeting next Tuesday
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northwest Region will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss possible roadway improvements...
news / region
August 13, 2014 - 10:37am